US Patent No. 10,338,763

MOBILE TERMINAL AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF FOR DISPLAYING HOME SCREEN BACKGROUND IMAGES AND VIDEO


Patent No. 10,338,763
Issue Date July 02, 2019
Title Mobile Terminal And Control Method Thereof For Displaying Home Screen Background Images And Video
Inventorship Minjeong Lee, Seoul (KR)
Sangwoon Lee, Seoul (KR)
Choonjae Lee, Seoul (KR)
Assignee LG ELECTRONICS INC., Seoul (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,338,763

1. A mobile terminal comprising:a display outputting a first home screen page among at least one home screen page; and
a controller configured to:
control the display to output a first still image included in video data corresponding to a first point in time of the video data as a background image of the first home screen page;
receive a touch input, applied to the display displaying the first home screen page, for switching the first home screen page to a second home screen page different from the first home screen page;
control, in response to the received touch input, the display to move the first home screen page in a touch direction of the received touch input to switch the first home screen page to the second home screen page on the display;
control the display to play a video corresponding to the video data in response to moving the first home screen page based on the received touch input, wherein playing of the video corresponding to the video data is maintained while the first home screen page is moved, wherein the playing of the video is started from the first point in time, and wherein a play rate of the video is different according to a touch rate of the received touch input;
control the display to stop playing of the video corresponding to the video data when the switching from the first home screen page to the second home screen page is completed, wherein a play point in time, different from the first point in time, at which the playing of the video is stopped is different according to the touch rate of the received touch input; and
control the display to output the second home screen page having a background image in response to the completion of the switching from the first home screen page to the second home screen page,
wherein the background image of the second home screen page is set as a second still image included in the video data,
wherein the second still image, set as the background image of the second home screen page, is different according to the touch rate of the received touch input,
wherein if the touch rate is a first touch rate, the background image of the second home screen page is a second still image corresponding to a second point in time of the video data, and
wherein if the touch rate is a second rate different from the first touch rate, the background image of the second home screen page is a third still image corresponding to a third point in time of the video data.